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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 12:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 716
Posted By hondo402000
are those pics after the blasting or before? if...

are those pics after the blasting or before?
if after.... I think you should have kept blasting till you got them cleaner. is it better yes but you did all that work taking everything apart, which...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 322
Posted By hondo402000
drive it till it falls out!

drive it till it falls out!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 08:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By hondo402000
Maybe a bad coolant temperature sensor? I...

Maybe a bad coolant temperature sensor?

I really doubt the thermostat is bad, UNless you purchase a Cheapo aftermarket one
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 322
Posted By hondo402000
or start pulling parts off till you can find it

or start pulling parts off till you can find it
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By hondo402000
well do a search on KBB and see what it should...

well do a search on KBB and see what it should sell for
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) Yesterday, 03:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 860
Posted By hondo402000
if you use your personal vehicle and they pay the...

if you use your personal vehicle and they pay the gas bill only you are getting ripped off, unless they are paying you some mileage charge for wear and tear on your car, US government allows 55.5...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-21-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By hondo402000
why don't you pull the wheel off and Visually...

why don't you pull the wheel off and Visually inspect the pads and sensor, why needless replace pads that don't need replacing?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-19-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 768
Posted By hondo402000
just to answer the OP original question, I...

just to answer the OP original question,
I put my CA equipped car key fob half way in the slot and my car will NOT start either, all the way in or not in the slot at all,

so that confirms...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 478
Posted By hondo402000
Hope that fixes the issue. Let us know. There...

Hope that fixes the issue. Let us know. There is a u tube video on the repair process
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-13-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 571
Posted By hondo402000
you could find a beat up M3 to dress up for a...

you could find a beat up M3 to dress up for a track only vehicle, one that is mechanically sound but the body is beat to crap, that way when you hit the wall or play bumper cars you won't care that...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-13-2014, 03:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 267
Posted By hondo402000
so are you thinking CRC will take the place of a...

so are you thinking CRC will take the place of a walnut blast? Well it might but you are still going to have to take the intake manifold off, you are still going to have to make sure the valves...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-13-2014, 03:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 768
Posted By hondo402000
have your key fob...

have your key fob recoded.............................................just kidding( I think)

take it to the dealer and see if they can stick it in their reader and figure it out, should be free...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 472
Posted By hondo402000
if your head gasket is leaking you can pull the...

if your head gasket is leaking you can pull the spark plugs and if you have oil on them I would do the valve cover gasket first, or just do both because eventually you will be doing both
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 334
Posted By hondo402000
if you are losing coolant then you do have a...

if you are losing coolant then you do have a leak, could be the resevoir itself has a hole or the cap is leaking
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 329
Posted By hondo402000
I bet they figure out the issues AFTER the...

I bet they figure out the issues AFTER the warranty is up So they can charge you for the repair
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 340
Posted By hondo402000
well with 100K miles you are going to be...

well with 100K miles you are going to be replacing parts, its just a fact.

again if you cannot afford to repair the car then you should sell it
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-11-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 366
Posted By hondo402000
OEM Dealer got mine for 24 each, you can...

OEM Dealer got mine for 24 each, you can negociate with the dealer and they can give you a discount on the parts but you got to ask
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-11-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 642
Posted By hondo402000
that is why you need a torque wrench when you...

that is why you need a torque wrench when you work on plastic parts on these cars and all New gaskets and bolts where directed and follow the tighten sequences, its a must so you dont have a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-11-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,710
Posted By hondo402000
you dont get a new battery, Tire stores are...

you dont get a new battery, Tire stores are suppose to replace all TPMS on all 4 wheels when you put on new tires, if its the battery get a new TPM for that wheel
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-11-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 472
Posted By hondo402000
I concur leaking oil filter housing gasket or you...

I concur leaking oil filter housing gasket or you need a valve cover gasket, (did you change oil lately? did you get the oil filter cover gasket back on correctly?) do them both and see if it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,235
Posted By hondo402000
most likely it was contamination that came from...

most likely it was contamination that came from the air line
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By hondo402000
wish I could get 93 non ethanol gas in NC, all I...

wish I could get 93 non ethanol gas in NC, all I can find is 89 without ethanol
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-10-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 245
Posted By hondo402000
My guess is the OP is not talking about the...

My guess is the OP is not talking about the serpentine belt tensioner, i bet they are talking about the timing chain tensioner, its hydrolic using oil pressure
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-09-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 768
Posted By hondo402000
I have CA. And I put the key in the slot too. ...

I have CA. And I put the key in the slot too. Just because I don't want it in my pocket

If I were home I would test your theory. And let you know
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-09-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 245
Posted By hondo402000
I take it this does not apply to the 335 models. ...

I take it this does not apply to the 335 models. I replaced my belt and all pulleys and spring t
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